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Entries for July 2016

  VBS will be hosted by St. John XXIII this year and we are looking for Middle School and High School Youth that would like to help create props, decorations, and signs to use for this year’s program. It is a surfing/ocean theme. Vacation Bible School is July 24-28 so all items will need to be complete prior to that. If you a...

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  ST. JOHN XXIII MEN’S GROUP: Beginning in August the St. John XXIII’s Men’s Group will meet every Saturday morning at 8:00 a.m. except for Sandwich Saturdays when we will meet at 7:00 a.m. Join us for faith, fellowship and learning how to be a good Catholic man, father, brother, uncle, son in this crazy world. Al...

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  Advance notice...In collaboration with the diocesan effort to prevent child sexual abuse, our parish will be hosting a “Protecting God’s Children” awareness session on Saturday September 3, 2016, from 9:00 am until Noon, with a continental breakfast at 8:30 am. The session will be held in the Social Hall. Protec...

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  We are in great need of help during the 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Masses. If you are looking for a way to get involved at Church, but think you don’t have the time, please consider the Nursery. It is a commitment of 1 to 2 hours a month. We need adults to supervise, as well as teenagers to help with the little ones. It is a ...

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  SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE: Did you know that the St. John XXIII Parish Community have students in a wide area of schools? The cost of school supplies has risen over the past years and families with 2, 3, 4 or more children in school find it extremely expensive. This is where our parish families come in to play. Each July and August, we...

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  PLATINUM CLUB – The Platinum Club will meet at Brew Brothers at Eldorado Scioto Downs for dinner on Wednesday, July 20, at 5:30 p.m. After dinner, you are free to watch harness racing or stop in the casino. Call Jim or Carolyn Bohnlein at 614-837-9024 or email them at bohnlein7@wowway.com to reserve your spot. All seniors p...

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  If you are interested in being a part of the PSR Staff in the fall, please let us know. The areas include: Teaching, Teaching Assistant, Substitute Teaching, and Parking Safety Staff. A sign-up sheet is located in the Gathering Space, or if you have questions, please contact Regina in the Parish Office at 614-920-1563, Mary Franc...

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  We will have Hospitality Sunday, beginning next Sunday, July 10, and on July 24, August 7 and 21. Because we are unable to have Hospitality Sunday during the PSR school year, Pastoral Council has decided to have it during the summer months. We hope you will join your parish brothers and sisters for a donut, coffee, juice and fell...

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  The St. John XXIII Women will not be meeting during the months of July and August. Our next meeting will be September 7 at Flutterby Ceramics in Pickerington, at 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $15.00. If interested in going, please contact Donna Jean at 740-571-1484 or djgafford@gmail.com, as we will need a final headcount.

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  St. John XXIII’s Men’s Group will meet Saturday, July 9 and 23 at 8:00 a.m. in the lower level Social Hall. Join us for faith, fellowship and learning how to be a good Catholic man, father, brother or son in this crazy world. All men of the parish, 18 and older, are welcome. Please contact Shane Hoffman at shane@destr...

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